Trail Details

Mill Canyon Peak from Tibble Fork TH

Mill Canyon Peak from Tibble Fork TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 6.5 to 10.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 12.6 miles
 Elevation Gain: 3984 feet
 Main Aspect: West
 Climb Rate: 632 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 12%
Notes: The climb from Tibble Fork is a bit long, but you are in covered forests most of the way. 4
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links


Trailhead
Tibble Fork TH
Trailhead Elevation: 6365 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Fee Station: 6.9 miles
Area: American Fork Canyon
Area Location: East on Timpanogos Hwy (SR92), exit 284 in Utah County
Area Fee: $6
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: One of American Forks reservoir lakes. This was once a meadow (Tibble Fork Flat) that had a railroad terminus and a mining community of several thousand people. How times have changed, now its an ATV/snowmobile terminus with several thousand recreationists.



Destination
Mill Canyon Peak
 Elevation: 10349  Feature: Peak
Notes: At the peak you can see Heber Valley, Deer Creek, Cascade Peak, Mt Nebo, Mt. Timpanogos, Box Elder Peak, Lone Peak, the Alpine ridge, Red and White Baldy, Hidden Peak with the Snowbird Tram and Mineral Basin.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.496743    Longitude: -111.577467 

 WasatchHiker Map (shows trails)    
 Google Map (shows lat/lon on map)


External Links
for this trail
Route Description  Salt Lake Tribune
 SummitPost


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